April The Giraffe Finally Gives Birth In New York Zoo

Saturday, April 15th 2017, 7:54 am
By: News On 6

April, the 15-year-old giraffe, has finally given birth.

It happened Saturday morning.

Animal lovers around the world have been glued to their tablets, computers and smartphones as they watch a live stream of the giraffe at the Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York.

The live stream first launched on February 10th.

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The Animal Adventure Park says the newborn calf is expected to weigh around 150 pounds and be about 6 feet tall at birth.

The zoo says it will now have a contest to name it.